White blood count low
May 1, 2010
my son is hiv positive and his white blood count is 28 what does this mean
Response from Dr. Holodniy
It depends on what specific white blood cell you are referring to. For instance, a total white blood count of 28 (usually meaning 28,000) would be considered very high and a T helper lymphocyte count (CD4 count) of 28 would be considered extremely low. Such results would have very different meanings.
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